The film depicts the routine life of Chanda who wants big things for her only child and works in multiple menial-mechanical jobs, to put her through school. In an attempt to change her daughter’s perspective of life, Chanda gets enrolled in Apeksha’s class with the help of one of her employers and close friends, played by Ratna Pathak, and the school principal played by Pankaj Tripathi. The film sets to deliver the message that, irrespective of one’s social status, everyone has a right to dream, inspire and change his or her present for a positive future. Sanjay Suri had a cameo appearance in the film.
The film received critical acclaim and was positively received by the audiences as well. Reviewers praised most aspects of the production, with particular emphasis on its narrative, realism and the performances of the star cast. Bhaskar garnered huge praise for her performance in the film.